Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Chinoiserie Courage


This is from the apartment of the late and oh so great Mark Hampton. Legend has it that he took this hand painted wallpaper and scrunched it into tight wads before hanging it to give it age and surface texture. No guts, no glory.

3 comments:

HRH The Duchess of State said...

I think the idea of making something your own & not focusing on anything ever being "perfect" (as if it could be!) is so chic dahhling!

Amy @MaisonDecor said...

great line~so true! love this!

Rhonda E. Peterson said...

Hi Beth, I just recently happened across your blog and I LOVE IT! Such beautiful, inspiring photos! Thank you so much!